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Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies
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Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino has died at age 71. Menino, the city's longest serving mayor, was diagnosed with cancer about a month after leaving office in January. A spokesperson confirmed his death in a statement. Read »

Oct 30, 2014

Election Mailers and Pamphlets 2014

Some of the many mailers and pamphlets sent to a mailbox near you this election season. View »

Oct 29, 2014
Former President Clinton Rallies for Congressional Candidates

Former President Clinton Rallies for Congressional Candidates

Former President Bill Clinton headlined a "Get Out the Vote" rally in Oxnard Wednesday for... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Prop 47 Aims for a Softer Criminal Justice

Prop 47 Aims for a Softer Criminal Justice

Proposition 47 on the November ballot would re-designate crimes like shoplifting, drug possession for personal use... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Gov. Jerry Brown Pushes Water Bond During SoCal Visit

Gov. Jerry Brown Pushes Water Bond During SoCal Visit

Gov. Jerry Brown made a rare campaign appearance in Southern California Tuesday just one week from a... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Candidates Showcase Differences in Mass. Gov. Debate

Candidates Showcase Differences in Mass. Gov. Debate

On Monday, Republican Charlie Baker and Democrat Martha Coakley showcased their differences in the... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Jeb Bush Still Hasn't Made Decision on 2016

Jeb Bush Still Hasn't Made Decision on 2016

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush still "has not made a decision" about whether he'll run for president in 2016,... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Calif. Criminal Justice Changes Stir Debate Over Safety

Calif. Criminal Justice Changes Stir Debate Over Safety

As Gov. Jerry Brown seeks re-election next month, Republicans say decisions he made to reduce prison... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
NewsConference: Torlakson v. Tuck for Education Chief

NewsConference: Torlakson v. Tuck for Education Chief

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson is running for re-election. He is a former state senator... Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
NewsConference:  About Pete Peterson, Lt. Gov. Candidate

NewsConference: About Pete Peterson, Lt. Gov. Candidate

The race for California Secretary of State is one of the few the state GOP believes they may have a change... Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
NewsConference:  Why Run for Lieutenant Governor

NewsConference: Why Run for Lieutenant Governor

NBC'4 Conan Nolan speaks with both candidates for California Lt. Governor. Dem Lt. Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
NewsConference:  California Ready for Ebola

NewsConference: California Ready for Ebola

California nurses association tell Governor Jerry Brown that not ONE hospital in the state is ready deal with Ebola.... Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
Governor Spends Big on Two Ballot Measures

Governor Spends Big on Two Ballot Measures

Gov. Jerry Brown reports spending $13.5 million this month to support two measures on the November ballot. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed two lawsuits stemming from the government's alleged mistreatment of... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, an unlikely race is heating up — the one for the Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Newsom, Critical of Lieutenant Governor Role, Seeks 2nd Term

Newsom, Critical of Lieutenant Governor Role, Seeks 2nd Term

What is perhaps the most unique race this November election features Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, the incumbent who... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Rivals Debate in New Hampshire Senate Race

Rivals Debate in New Hampshire Senate Race

Republican challenger Scott Brown continued to hammer away at Democrat Jeanne Shaheen's record in Washington as the... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Death Threat Made to Daughter of Prop 46. Co-Author

Death Threat Made to Daughter of Prop 46. Co-Author

The co-author of a California ballot proposition says he will continue to support the initiative despite receiving a... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Murrieta Mayor Resigns After Arrest on Suspicion of DUI

Murrieta Mayor Resigns After Arrest on Suspicion of DUI

Alan Long announced Monday that he will step down as mayor of Murrieta just days after his arrest on suspicion... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
CA Gov. Candidate Adds Another $1 Million of Own Money

CA Gov. Candidate Adds Another $1 Million of Own Money

Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari is contributing another $1 million of his own money to his campaign for... Read »

Oct 28, 2014

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